IP/16/2970  26-09-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of Representation in Ireland 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 26 September 2016 Mr Gerard Kiely has been appointed as the new Head of the Commission Representation in Dublin. Mr Gerard Kiely will take up office as the new Head of the European Commission's Representation in Ireland on 1 October 2016.
IP/16/3082  16-09-2016 - EU attends UN Summit on refugees and migrants and 71st United Nations General Assembly Ministerial week 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 September 2016 A high level delegation of the European Union will travel to New York next week to participate in the UN Summit on refugees and migrants on 19 September, and take part in this year's UN General Assembly Ministerial week, taking place...
IP/16/2999  14-09-2016 - State of the Union 2016: EU budget review further focuses budget on priorities, ensures more flexibility and less red tape 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 14 September 2016 "Our European budget is living proof of financial solidarity." – President Juncker, State of the Union 2016. On the occasion of President Juncker’s 2016 State of the Union address, the Commission today presented its mid-term review of the multiannual EU budget...
IP/16/2701  09-09-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of Representation in Copenhagen, Denmark 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 9 September 2016 The European Commission has appointed Ms Stina Soewarta as the new Head of the European Commission Representation in Denmark. Ms Soewarta, a Danish national, who is taking up her duties on 16 September 2016, brings more than twenty years of European...
IP/16/2623  27-07-2016 - European Commission further strengthens senior management by appointing four Deputy Directors-General 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 27 July 2016 Today, the European Commission further strengthened its top management by appointing four Deputy Directors-General as of 1 September 2016. Today, the European Commission further strengthened its top management by appointing four Deputy Directors-General as of 1 September 2016: Ms Charlina Vitcheva...
IP/16/2551  19-07-2016 - EU 2015 accounts adopted: performance focus shows the EU budget is delivering 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 July 2016 The European Commission today published accountability reports on the implementation of the 2015 EU budget, bringing them all together for the first time. With the accounts set to receive a clean bill of health for the ninth year in a row,...
IP/16/2301  14-07-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of Representation in Lisbon 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 14 July 2016 Today the European Commission has appointed Ms Sofia Colares Alves as the new Head of its Representation in Portugal. Ms Alves, who will take up office on 16 July, brings over twenty years of European and International affairs experience to the...
IP/16/2347  30-06-2016 - Draft EU Budget 2017: Commission proposes a budget focused on priorities - growth, jobs and a solid response to the refugee crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 Draft EU Budget 2017: Commission proposes a budget focused on priorities - growth, jobs and a solid response to the refugee crisis The Commission has today proposed the 2017 draft EU Budget of €134.9 billion in payments focusing on the two...
MEMO/16/2358  30-06-2016 - Draft EU Budget 2017 – Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 June 2016 What is the overview of the Draft Budget 2017? APPROPRIATIONS BY HEADING DB 2017 (in billion, EUR) Budget 2016 (in billion, EUR) CA PA CA PA 1. Smart and inclusive growth: 74.7 56.6 69.8 66.2 Competitiveness for growth and jobs 21.1...
IP/16/1985  03-06-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of Representation in Luxembourg 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 3 June 2016 The European Commission appointed Ms Yuriko Nadia Backes as the new Head of its Representation in Luxembourg. Ms Backes, who will take up office on 1 September 2016, brings over twenty years of experience in European and international affairs and politics...